Education This section offers the latest releases in the field of public and private education, including all levels from early-childhood education to third-level higher education and beyond. Find news relating to educational policy and funding, as well as related research and study results. Get the latest information on school enrollment and enrichment opportunities. Also included are announcements regarding major donations, scholarships, grants, and new programs. Learn about awards, accreditation, school rankings, and educational statistics, including news about homeschooling trends, laws, and developments.

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Dec 01, 2016, 12:01 ET Leganto powered by SIPX--the Ex Libris Resource List Solution for North America

Ex Libris®, a ProQuest company, is pleased to announce the introduction of Ex Libris LegantoSM powered by SIPX, designed for the unique needs of...


Dec 01, 2016, 12:00 ET MasterClass Announces New Co-Author Competition with James Patterson

Online education platform MasterClass announces today that the world's bestselling author, James Patterson, will hold a second writing competition...


Dec 01, 2016, 11:59 ET German hbz Consortium Selects Ex Libris Rosetta Digital Asset Management and Preservation Solution

Ex Libris®, a ProQuest company, is pleased to announce that the Hochschulbibliothekszentrum des Landes Nordrhein‑Westfalen (hbz) has chosen the Ex...


Dec 01, 2016, 11:00 ET WGU Tennessee To Award Ten $10,000 Scholarships

State-endorsed nonprofit university WGU Tennessee today announced it will for the third year in a row award up to 10 Tennesseans $10,000...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:49 ET Smith School Launches Business Analytics Degree

Companies looking for business insights based on data will have a chance to partner with the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:35 ET NYU Tandon's Elza Erkip Garners Prestigious Engineering Award

Elza Erkip, a professor of electrical and computer engineering at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering, will be the 2016 recipient of the Institute...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:22 ET Steelcase Education Launches Third Annual Grant To Award Forward Thinking Schools With Active Learning Classrooms

Today, Steelcase Education launched the third annual Active Learning Center (ALC) Grant cycle, a program that provides modern and flexible...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:18 ET Texas Teachers Launches Improved Teacher Certification Curriculum

Texas Teachers announced the January launch of its newly improved teacher preparation curriculum. The teacher certification coursework is designed...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:18 ET Florida Teachers of Tomorrow Launches General Knowledge Test Preparation

Florida Teachers of Tomorrow announced today that it has added General Knowledge Test preparation to its teacher certification program to help more...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:05 ET FAU's Brain Institute In Jupiter Designated A 'Nikon Center Of Excellence'

Florida Atlantic University's Brain Institute in Jupiter is now home to a Nikon Center of Excellence, making it one of seven designated centers in...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:01 ET Hillsdale College Receives Fifth Consecutive NCAA Presidents' Award for Academic Excellence

Hillsdale College today announced it has received its fifth consecutive NCAA Presidents' Award for Academic Excellence, which recognizes Division...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:00 ET Annual Program to Discuss Changes and Updates in Regulation D Offerings and Private Placements

American Law Institute Continuing Legal Education (CLE) is pleased to announce the return of Regulation D Offerings and Private Placements 2017 on...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:00 ET Surgeon General Commends Efficacy of D.A.R.E.'s 'keepin' it REAL' Curriculum

The United States Surgeon General's just-issued landmark report on alcohol, drugs and health entitled Facing Addiction in America: The Surgeon...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:00 ET The Avon Foundation For Women Launches First-Of-Its-Kind Collaborative To Create Sexual Assault Action Plans On College Campuses

Today, the Avon Foundation for Women announced the launch of the first multi-disciplinary collaborative of 20 colleges and universities across the...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:00 ET Einstein And Penn State Researchers Awarded $12.2 Million To Study Alzheimer's Disease

The National Institutes of Health has awarded researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Pennsylvania State University a five-year,...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:00 ET PMI® at 53.2%; November Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®; New Orders, Production and Employment Growing; Inventories Contracting; Supplier Deliveries Slowing

Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in November, and the overall economy grew for the 90th consecutive month, say the nation's...


Dec 01, 2016, 09:56 ET OpenSesame Expands Offerings to Improve Productivity in Project Management, Human Resources

OpenSesame, the leader in on-demand elearning courses for the enterprise, announced today that it now offers courses for learners striving for...


Dec 01, 2016, 09:40 ET 90% of K-8 Schools in U.S. Have Joined ClassDojo, Making it Most Used Classroom Communication App

Today, ClassDojo announced a major new growth milestone: 90% of K-8 schools in the U.S. have joined, making it the most used communication app in...


Dec 01, 2016, 09:32 ET New Program Will Assess Child Development Before Kindergarten

Erikson Institute has selected two early childhood coalitions to participate in a pilot program to help Illinois communities measure how young...


Dec 01, 2016, 09:30 ET CITGO Launches the CITGO STEM Talent Pipeline Educational Program, Announces Grants to Expand Learning and Career Opportunities

To increase access to educational opportunities in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) that will open doors to rewarding careers,...